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A 56-year-old Dalton, Ga., man died in a crash on Interstate 75 in Bartow County on Tuesday morning.
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An investigation into an alleged cheating scandal at the Winder Police Department resulted in four people losing their jobs and another initially placed on administrative leave getting reinstated and named interim chief.
After coming out ahead in the November special election to fill the District 14 State Senate seat vacated by Barry Loudermilk, Bartow County resident Bruce Thompson has secured the post with more than double the votes of his runoff opponent, Matt Laughridge of Cartersville.
Bartow County officials say a Cartersville man walked into the county courthouse just after noon Tuesday, pulled out a knife and cut his own neck.
Even though World AIDS Day was observed Dec. 1, Lola Thomas - executive director for the AIDS Alliance of Northwest Georgia - believes personal responsibility should be stressed yearlong in the fight to eliminate HIV and AIDS.
The Georgia State Patrol's Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team based in Calhoun is asking for the public's help in locating a vehicle and driver in connection with a fatal crash Tuesday morning on Interstate 75 near Pleasant Valley Road in Bartow County, according to a press release.
Update Georgia State Patrol officials tell Patch the crash appears to have been a head-on collision that resulted in one fatality.
A Cartersville man who said he knew he wasn't allowed on the property of a Rolling Hills Drive home went there anyway and allegedly pointed a gun at four people and threatened to kill them.
Cartersville this week will be host to the largest Christmas parade in northwest Georgia as the annual Cartersville Exchange Club Christmas Parade winds through its streets on Dec. 5. More than 100 floats, marching bands, fire trucks, horses and antique cars will be featured and a special appearance by Santa Claus is guaranteed.
The third annual show, which is scheduled for Feb. 23, 2014, will feature a new aspect, said organizer Maria Murray of Globe Trotters.
Tenants of Magnolia Gardens Apartments on Leake Street in Cartersville are alleging a new management company is attempting to illegally run them out of their homes.
Two weeks after authorities arrested Michael West at his Emerson business, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday began conducting an investigation into allegations of excessive force by police during the apprehension.
"It was really fun [last year]," said Patty Eagar, executive director for Advocates.
While important all year long, it is no secret that many people begin their holiday shopping routines after Thanksgiving.